01 July 2022
CHARITY worker Stuart Bailey had to battle through heatwaves and torrential rain to complete the South West Coast Path.
23 June 2022
DISCOUNTED fares are being offered to New Forest residents as the district’s popular open-top bus tours return this summer.
09 June 2022
A KEY link to the New Forest has been given more than £13m in government cash to complete "critical" improvements on the route.
20 May 2022
A WELL-LOVED member for many years of St John Ambulance and a former governor of Foxhills Junior School, Gordon Fillis, has died at the age of 93.
27 April 2022
FEARS of parking chaos failed to convince national park authority members to reject plans for 62 new homes in Ashurst.
22 April 2022
PROPOSALS for 62 homes in Ashurst have been earmarked for approval by national park planning officers despite nearly 250 objections.
13 April 2022
A COUPLE who run a pub in Ashurst have been left with a £5,650 court bill and restrictions on outdoor music events after challenging a noise notice.
25 March 2022
BOUTIQUE hotel Spot in the Woods has officially reopened its doors, and home sourced, forest-inspired menus will be the order of the day.
03 March 2022
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of drug supply offences after police stopped a car in Ashurst.
27 January 2022
THE landlady of an Ashurst pub has said it could be forced to close following a complaint about live music.
01 December 2021
FIREFIGHTERS rushed to rescue a New Forest pony which took an unexpected plunge in a swimming pool.
02 November 2021
NEW Forest drama students were among those celebrated at an awards ceremony complete with a limousine and red carpet.
01 November 2021
DRIVING with traces of cocaine in his system landed an Ashurst motorist with a 22-month ban from the roads.
02 August 2021
THE owner of a dog which attacked a pig in the New Forest that afterwards had to be humanely destroyed has been hit with a £615 court bill.
22 June 2021
A CYCLIST told an inquest how he saw his friend hit a giant pothole in the road before a fatal fall on a ride in the New Forest.
18 June 2021
A RECENT spate of thefts from vehicles in two New Forest areas has prompted a warning from police.
09 June 2021
A DEVELOPER wants planning permission to build 62 homes – half of which will be affordable – on agricultural land in Ashurst.
11 March 2021
THREE NEW Forest schools have been shortlisted to take part in a trial scheme to create car-free areas at pick-up and drop-off times...
06 November 2020
DETERMINED to mark this year’s Remembrance despite tough new Covid lockdown laws, the community of Pennington came together a few days early to lay wreaths at the village’s war memorial...
08 October 2020
The New Forest Birth Centre is at Ashurst Hospital A BIRTHING centre in Ashurst has temporarily closed because of fears over unsafe staffing levels due…